28 Jan 2022

Deaths in Longford - Friday, February 14, 2020

Deaths in Longford - Friday, February 14, 2020

Deaths in Longford - Friday, February 14, 2020

Frank Farrell, Leixlip, Kildare / Newtownforbes, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at home, on Thursday, February 13 of Frank Farrell, Leixlip, Co Kildare and formerly of Carrabeg, Newtownforbes, Co Longford.
Francis (Frank), beloved husband of Anne (Nan) and dear father of Gerald, Francis, Phillip and the late Robert. Sadly missed by his loving wife, sons, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sisters Maud and Lizzie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, daughters-in-law, cousins, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Reposing at Cunningham’s Funeral Home, Lucan on Monday evening, February 17 from 6pm to 8pm. Removal to the Church of Our Lady’s Nativity, Leixlip on Tuesday morning, February 18 arriving for Requiem Mass at 11am followed by burial in Confey Cemetery. House private. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to a charity of choice.

Nora Evans (née Farrell), Ballyarkane, Castlemaine, Kerry / Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, February 13 of Nora Evans (nee Farrell), Ballyarkane, Castlemaine & formerly of Doonacurry, Co Longford.
Sadly missed by her devoted husband George, sons; Danny, Tommy, Seamus, David & Michael, daughters Maureen, Catherine & Christina, daughters-in-law Noreen, Fiona, Jennifer, Maura & Michaella, sons-in-law Stephen, Seán & Mike, grandchildren; Georgina, Nichola, Gavin, Clodagh, Meadhbh, Aisling, Páraic, Áine, John, Daniel, Chloe, Alana, Keith, Shane, Erin, Maurice, Dylan, Shannon, Saoirse, Darragh, Keela, Orlaith & Freya, sister Chris, sisters-in-law Eileen & Mary, brothers-in-law Tom & Jim, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours & friends. (Predeceased by her brothers Paddy & Jimmy and her sister Peggy). Rest in Peace.
Reposing on Friday evening, February 14 at Flynn's Funeral Home, Castlemaine from 7pm to 9.30pm. Funeral arriving Saturday morning, February 15 to St Gobnait's Church, Keel for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please.
Donations, if desired, to The Palliative Care Unit University Hospital Kerry.

Christina McManus, Main Street, Blacklion, Cavan
The death occurred, very peacefully at Hillcrest House, Nursing Home, Letterkenny, Co Donegal, on Wednesday, February 12 of Christina McManus (Chris) nee O’Connell, late of Corderry House, Blacklion, Co Cavan and Ballinamore, Co Leitrim.
Beloved mother of Catherine (Reid), Veronica (Moreland) and Sean. Adored granny of Sean, Donal, Calum, Niamh, Enda and Aizhan. Sadly missed by her son in law Shaun and daughter in law Helen.
Removal to St Patrick's Church, Killinagh for funeral mass at 11am on Saturday, February 15. Interment after in Killinagh cemetery.

Rose Mulligan (née Finnegan), Lacken, Ballinagh, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital in the loving care of her family and the staff of Surgical 2, on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 of Rose Mulligan, Lacken, Ballinagh, Co Cavan.
Predeceased by her husband Mike Joe. Sadly missed by her loving family Padraig, Margaret, Cecila, Michael, Frankie, Rosie, Susan, Gerard, grandchildren, brother Mattie. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at her home on Friday, February 14 from 12 noon until 10pm. Removal on Saturday, February 15 to arrive at St Michael's Church, Potahee, for Funeral Mass at 3pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family time on Saturday, please.

Teresa Murtagh, Ballaghaderreen, Roscommon / Curry, Sligo
The death occurred, peacefully, surrounded by her family at Shannon Lodge Nursing Home, Rooskey, Co Roscommon, on Wednesday, February 12 of Teresa Murtagh, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon, (ex national school teacher, Monasteraden, Co Sligo) and formerly of Ballyglass, Curry, Co Sligo.
Predeceased by her brothers, John, Jim and Mike, Ballyglass, Curry, Co Sligo, Pake, Glasgow, sisters Mary Zwaan, Ballintubber, Co Roscommon and Kathleen King, Hillstreet, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Roscommon. Sadly missed by her nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest In Peace.
Removal was to the Church of the Immaculate Conception Curry. Funeral Mass on Friday morning, February 14 at 11.30am with burial afterwards in Rhue Cemetery. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.

Rev Canon Noel Scott, Mohill, Leitrim / Dublin / Cork
The death occurred, suddenly, on Thursday, February 6 of Rev Canon Noel Scott, Brabazon House, Sandymount, Dublin and formerly Kingston College, Mitchelstown, Cork; Hillside, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and Kildoo House, Mohill, Co Leitrim. Beloved eldest brother of Joy (Moorhead), Florence (Slater), Stanley, Neville, Myrtle (Hunter) and Margaret (Bowles). Sadly, missed by his brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, aunt, relatives and friends.
Funeral Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration for his life and ministry at St Mary's Church, Mohill, Co Leitrim on Saturday, February 15 at 2pm followed by burial of ashes in the adjoining graveyard.

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